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Childhood Lost in Burkina Faso Gold Mines

'Kids Are Kids'

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Burkina FasoWorking with AdultsPanning for GoldMissing SchoolDown the ShaftCollecting the OreGold OreNew Mining Site'Kids Are Kids'A Deep SleepCrushing RockSupporting the FamilyTargeting Child Labor

'Kids Are Kids'

Despite their rough surroundings, the children still laughed, joked and played cards when they weren't hard at work, said photographer Larry C. Price. "What impressed me is kids are kids."